Video from Day 1 of Content Strategy Forum 2012, held in October in Cape Town, South Africa. “HTML5 101 for Content Specialists” by Bruce Lawson Bruce is an English Literature and Drama graduate who learned to code because he’s interested in code as a vehicle for communication. Bruce won’t focus on HTML5 code, but instead will focus on new features of HTML5 that content professionals should be aware of when they’re speaking with developers. Some are already well supported in browsers,...
A spam phone call from John who I attempt to seduce in a hotel and I persuade to sing to me. I get one of these every 2 days so have decided to waste their time and record them. More spam answered at http://www.brucelawson.co.uk/spam-letters/ Topic: spam call
A charming lady called Charlotte phones me to ask about my anti-virus software. I do my best to answer, but I'm a bit of a n00b. She gets a bit grumpy, and after 5 minutes she hangs up on me. More at http://www.brucelawson.co.uk/spam-letters/ Topics: spam, brucelawson, charlotte
Spam call from a debt reduction agency. I promise to sign up if he'll kill my wife with frozen vegetables. (I don't really hate her - in fact, that's her laughing in the background making me giggle.) More spam answered at http://www.brucelawson.co.uk/spam-letters/ Topics: Spam, brucelawson, murder wife with frozen vegetables
Spam call claiming to be from Windows support (they want me to download their software which - guess what - is full of spyware and viruses). I get one of these every 2 days so have decided to waste their time and record them. In this one, I claim to hear them tell me I have infected Malaysian gerbils. More spam answered at http://www.brucelawson.co.uk/spam-letters/ favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Spam, brucelawson, infected Malaysian gerbils
Bob, who's a bit deaf, calls me to ask some questions about my gas and electric city. I ask him some questions, realise he's a bit depressed because of his deafness, so we have a sing-song to cheer him up. More at http://www.brucelawson.co.uk/spam-letters/ Topics: Spam phone call, spam
From Geek in the ParkGeek in the Park is a day-long get together, picnic, and discussion for anyone to do with the Internet (developers, designers, programmers… whatever!). This is a very informal affair so family and friends are very much welcome to attend too.The big day is taking place in Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire. Split in to two main events, Geek in the Park starts with The Picnic during the day, followed by The Discussion in the evening. The event starts on Sunday at noon and... Topics: accessibility, web development, web design, web standards project